Bahaism
noun see Baha'i

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Bahaism — Ba*ha ism, n. The religious tenets or practices of the Bahais. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bahaism — [bə hä′iz΄əm, bəhī′iz΄əm; bähä′iz΄əm, bähī′iz΄əm] n. a modern religion, developed originally in Iran from Babism, that stresses principles of universal brotherhood, social equality, etc. Bahaist [bəhä′ist, bähä′ist] n., adj. * * * See Baha i. * * …   Universalium

  • Bahaism — [bə hä′iz΄əm, bəhī′iz΄əm; bähä′iz΄əm, bähī′iz΄əm] n. a modern religion, developed originally in Iran from Babism, that stresses principles of universal brotherhood, social equality, etc. Bahaist [bəhä′ist, bähä′ist] n., adj …   English World dictionary

  • Bahaism — noun a religion founded in Iran in 1863; emphasizes the spiritual unity of all humankind; incorporates Christian and Islamic tenets; many adherents live in the United States Bahaism has no public rituals or sacraments and praying is done in… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bahaism — n. teachings and practices of the Bahai religion …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bahaism — ba·ha·ism …   English syllables

  • bahaism — s ( en) RELIG åskådning som betonar alla religioners inneboende likhet …   Clue 9 Svensk Ordbok

  • Bahá'í Faith — This article is about the generally recognized global religious community. For other related uses, see Bahai (disambiguation). Seat of the Universal House of Justice, governing body of the Bahá ís, in Haifa, Israel …   Wikipedia

  • Bahá'í divisions — Bahá í Faith Central figures Bahá u lláh The Báb · Abdu l Bahá Key scriptur …   Wikipedia

  • Bahai — [bə hī′, bəhä′ē; bähī, bähä′ē] n. pl. Bahais [bə hīz′, bəhä′ēz΄; bähīz, bähä′ēz΄] 〚Pers bahā ī, lit., of splendor < bahā, splendor < Ar bahā , beauty〛 1. a believer in Bahaism 2 …   Universalium

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